The problem is that tim records the value in v$timer. Here is the man page that this was taken from:


This view lists the elapsed time in hundredths of seconds. Time is measured since the beginning of the epoch, which is operating system specific, and wraps around to 0 again whenever the value overflows four bytes (roughly 497 days).



In reply to Re^3: converting Time::HiRes by tachyon
in thread converting Time::HiRes by Lhamo Latso

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